Canadian Economic Growth

Are You Living in One of These Superior Canadian Communities?

Ken Georgetti | Posted 10.23.2013 | Canada
Ken Georgetti

Of the 30 communities we studied, we found that decent middle class family-supporting wages translate into vibrant communities. Unionized workers spend their pay cheques close to home. They buy at local businesses and bolster the tax base which, in turn, supports public works, community services and charities.

Canada's Seriously Surprising Boomtown For 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Business

What a difference oil can make. St. John’s, Newfoundland, will be Canada’s economic winner for 2013, according to a new report from the Confere...

Amid the Gloom of the Economy, There's a Silver Lining

Peter Hall | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Business
Peter Hall

Jitters about the economy's near-term future shroud the planet. The latest data aren't helping. But quietly, amid the gloom, there's a different story. Lending activity is beginning to improve.

Canada's Average Growth Will Lead The G7.. In The Next 50 Years

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The 21st century may not exactly belong to Canada, but according to a major world economic body the country is going to do pretty well.In fac...

Growing Economy Does Little For Canadian Incomes: Report

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The growing economy hasn't done very much to boost Canadian incomes, a new report from Statistics Canada confirms. The agency reported Mo...

The 10 Fastest-Growing Cities In Canada

CP | Posted 01.11.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Cities in Western Canada will lead the country in growth and prosperity over the next couple of years, according to an outlook released Wedne...

Canada's GDP Shrinks 0.3 Per Cent In May; No Growth Since March

CP | Posted 09.28.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was lower Friday as reports showed slowing economic conditions in Canada and the United States. The loonie was down 0...